Visit to Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum

Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum (1 September 2020) As I can feel a lit bit cooler at just September, I visit an exhibition: Dreamed childhoods – Bonnard, the Nabis and childhood at Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum, a building was designed in 1894 by the English architect Josiah Conder and constructed by Mitsubishi as the first Western-style office building in Tokyo’s Marunouchi district. The original structure was torn down once in 1968, but it has been reconstructed on the same lot according to Conder’s original plans.   Therefore, the Museum plans exhibitions mainly focused on artworks developed in end of the 19th century and … Continue reading Visit to Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum

Learn at Edo-Tokyo Museum in Ryogoku

Edo-Tokyo Museum in Ryogoku (09 06 2020) I visited a museum named Edo-Tokyo Museum in Ryogoku, Tokyo. At the museum, we can learn history and culture from Edo (former name of Tokyo) to Tokyo. Scale model (1/200) of Edo castle in the last years of the Tokugawa Shogunate As the museum was in a few days after reopened as the lift of emergency declaration by the COVID19, there were few visitors, I could watch them smoothly. There are many interesting exhibitions such as replicas, scale models and panels with English explanations, so we can learn by enjoying and effectively. If … Continue reading Learn at Edo-Tokyo Museum in Ryogoku